Posts Tagged ‘god rest ye merry gentlemen’

Christmas Carols 101: God Rest Ye Merry Gentlemen

Wednesday, November 4th, 2009

Reader Tees suggested I print out the lyrics to the traditional Christmas Carols I blogged about in my last post, so that my mysterious childhood mispronunciations make sense to those who didn’t have a musical father to introduce them to this lovely tradition. So here’s the first installment of Traditional Christmas Carols 101. (See [...]

Not So Traditional Christmas Carols…

Tuesday, November 3rd, 2009

My father loved Christmas, and threw himself into the spirit of the season wholeheartedly. This included teaching my sister and I all the old, traditional Christmas carols, which we would belt out with gusto at the top of our tiny lungs.
Our mother preferred to be our audience, though we never could understand why she giggled [...]